He even jokingly defined how he received it:
Kimmel canceled Monday night time’s present and lined up comedian Mike Birbiglia to fill in as host till he recovers.
“I should be the primary particular person to ever deplane a Southwest Airways flight and discover out they’re guest-hosting a late night time speak present,” Birbiglia wrote on Twitter.
“It is a broadcast emergency,” Colbert mentioned of Kimmel’s sickness throughout his Monday night time monologue. “TV is down a Jimmy!”
Colbert additionally referred to as for presidential assist: